Our Management

Teppo Jouttenus

Strategic Advisor to the CEO

Teppo is a Strategic Advisor to the CEO. He supports strategy development for Kepler and oversees the creation of new data and entrepreneurship initiatives. He also supports the Learning and Design team with data analysis for new program design. Previously, Teppo served as the Deputy Vice Chancellor for Academic Affairs and Research and helped guide Kepler’s preparation for launching Kepler College.

Before joining Kepler, Teppo served as the Director of Product Management at Year Up where he led a team creating a blended learning curriculum for professional skills. Prior to that, he was the University Relationship Manager for edX’s European partners. In addition, he was part of the founding team at edX, where he built a team to support all of Harvard’s and MIT’s Massive Open Online Courses. Teppo graduated from Massachusetts Institute of Technology with a Ph.D. in Particle Physics.